Corkery, Charles Raymond, TM2

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Last Rank
Petty Officer Second Class
Last Primary NEC
TM-0000-Torpedoman's Mate
Last Rating/NEC Group
Torpedoman's Mate
Primary Unit
1943-1943, TM-0000, USS Cisco (SS-290)
Service Years
1941 - 1943
TM-Torpedoman's Mate

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Home State
Pennsylvania
Pennsylvania
Year of Birth
1922
 
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Casualty Info
Home Town
Philadelphia, PA
Last Address
4761 Meridian St
Philadelphia, PA

Casualty Date
Nov 28, 1943
 
Cause
Hostile-Body Not Recovered
Reason
Lost At Sea-Unrecovered
Location
South China Sea
Conflict
World War II
Location of Interment
Manila American Cemetery - Taguig City, Philippines
Wall/Plot Coordinates
(Cenotaph)

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 Additional Information
Last Known Activity

Torpedoman's Mate, Second Class Corkery was listed as Missing in Action and later declared dead on 8 January 1946. The USS Cisco began her first war patrol on 20 September 1943, and was never heard from after that. Japanese records indicate that a submarine was attacked and sunk on 28 September in the area where the USS Cisco was the only known American Submarine. She was presumed lost in action on that date.
   
Comments/Citation

Service number: 2440184

The information contained in this profile was compiled from various internet sources.
   
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Submarine Combat Patrol Badge

 
 Enlisted/Officer Basic Training
  1942, Recruit Training (Norfolk, VA)
 Duty Stations
NAVSTA Norfolk, VANAVSUBASE New London/GrotonUSS Cisco (SS-290)
  1942-1942, TM-0000, NAVSTA Norfolk, VA
  1942-1942, TM-0000, NAVSUBASE New London/Groton
  1943-1943, TM-0000, USS Cisco (SS-290)
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1943-1943 USS Cisco (SS-290)
 Other News, Events and Photographs
 
  Feb 15, 1950, Application for WWII Compensation1
  Aug 08, 2017, WW2 Memorials
  Aug 08, 2017, General Photos1
 Military Association Memberships
The National Gold Star Family RegistryWorld War II FallenUnited States Navy Memorial The National Purple Heart Hall of Honor
WW II Memorial National Registry
  2017, The National Gold Star Family Registry
  2017, World War II Fallen
  2017, United States Navy Memorial - Assoc. Page
  2017, The National Purple Heart Hall of Honor
  2018, WW II Memorial National Registry
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